Author Topic: Catholic Church - fetuses are not persons  (Read 9322 times)

Offline delalluvia

  • BetterMost 5000+ Posts Club
  • *******
  • Posts: 8,289
  • "Truth is an iron bride"
Catholic Church - fetuses are not persons
« on: January 26, 2013, 03:15:05 pm »
http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2013/01/24/catholic-hospital-chain-beats-malpractice-suit-by-saying-fetuses-arent-people/

Apparently if they cost the Church money, the fetuses aren't persons.  If they cost other people money, they are.  ::)

Offline milomorris

  • BetterMost 5000+ Posts Club
  • *******
  • Posts: 6,427
  • No crybabies
Re: Catholic Church - fetuses are not persons
« Reply #1 on: January 26, 2013, 08:55:15 pm »
http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2013/01/24/catholic-hospital-chain-beats-malpractice-suit-by-saying-fetuses-arent-people/

Apparently if they cost the Church money, the fetuses aren't persons.  If they cost other people money, they are.  ::)

Either way, they are alive.
  The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.

--Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Offline delalluvia

  • BetterMost 5000+ Posts Club
  • *******
  • Posts: 8,289
  • "Truth is an iron bride"
Re: Catholic Church - fetuses are not persons
« Reply #2 on: January 27, 2013, 01:43:26 am »
Either way, they are alive.

True, but then so are plants.